DEKALB COUNTY (WIFR) -- A 60-year-old man is dead after deputies say a van crashed into the motorcycle he was riding.
The DeKalb County Sheriff's Department says James Velguth from Downers Grove was thrown from his bike.
The crash happened around 7:15pm Friday at the intersection of Route 23 and Chicago Road.
Investigators say the driver of a van didn't see the motorcycle and hit it as he was crossing the road.
The driver of the van was ticketed for not yielding.